September 20, 2002
Salvati Foods Has Recalled "Cabrioni Brand
Vanilla Wafer Cookies
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) said that Salvati
Foods, Inc. has recalled 14 ounce packages of "Cabrioni Biscotti" Vanilla
Wafers "Wafers Alla Vaniglia" because they may contain undeclared peanuts.
People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or
life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.
The recalled Cabrioni Vanilla Wafers were distributed in the New York City
metropolitan area (New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut) in retail stores.
The recalled product is uncoded, and comes in a 14 ounce sealed plastic bag.
It is a product of Italy.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this product.
The recall was initiated after routine sampling by a New York State Dept. of
Agriculture & Markets Food Inspector revealed that this product was
distributed in packaging that did not indicate the presence of peanuts.
Consumers who have purchased the 14 ounce packages of Cabrioni Vanilla
Wafers are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers with questions may contact Salvati Foods at I -516-932-8300.